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Kidnapped Osun Perm Sec murdered

Permanent Secretary, Bureau of General Services, Office of the Governor, Osun State, Mrs. Olufunke Oluwakemi Kolawole who was kidnapped by gunmen in Kogi State has been murdered. The Permanent Secretary was said to be travelling to Abuja from Osogbo on an official assignment when she was kidnapped and taken to an unknown destination. She was said to be driven in ... Read More »

Just in:Wale Tinubu’s Oando Plc under SEC Investigation

Oando Plc which has Wale Tinubu as Group MD/CEO is under investigations by the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) over a petition by some shareholder on some hanky-panky in its share structure. Insiders have revealed that SEC had begun scrutiny of Oando Plc for the the past few weeks following a petition sent to it by two foreign investors cum ... Read More »

Lagos Speaker Backs State Police

Lagos State Speaker, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Ajayi Obasa has joined the call by prominent Nigerians for the creation of State Police noting that it will help to reduce the security challenges the country is currently facing. Rt. Hon. Obasa who was speaking at the 2nd Edition of the Lagos State House of Assembly Media & Civil Society Organisations Parley stated ... Read More »

Real Reason Osinbajo visited Buhari

Acting president, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has revealed the reason he left Abuja on Tuesday evening to see president Buhari in London, leaving questions in the mind of concerned citizens. Speaking with newsmen in the state house, Osinbajo said that “I went to see the president to check-up on him and find out how he is doing. Of cause I have ... Read More »

Jonathan reacts to Supreme Court Verdict

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has described Sen. Ahmed Makarfi’s victory on Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leadership tussle at the Supreme Court on Wednesday as verdict that would bring PDP together. Jonathan stated this on Wednesday on his tweeter handle in his reaction to the court judgment on the party’s leadership crisis. The Supreme Court in Abuja on Wednesday set aside ... Read More »

Amosun salutes Soyinka at 83

Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has felicitated with Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, who turns 83 today, describing him as a global icon of humanitarian service. The governor, in a statement signed by Commissioner of Information, Otunba Adedayo Adeneye said Soyinka has devoted his life to the emancipation of the oppressed, enthronement of democratic rule and improvement of the welfare ... Read More »

Citing Infantile desperation, Supreme Court kicks out Sheriff

  The Supreme Court has Cited infantile desperation as what led  Senator Ali Modu Sheriff to shop from one court to the other in attempt to continue as Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party. It therefore, kicked him out.   The apex court also affirmed the appointment of Senator Ahmed Markafi as the chairman of the national caretaker committee of ... Read More »

Fayose blasts Osinbajo:”Show us live video, visit is a deceit”

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state on Wednesday described the reported visit of Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to President Muhammadu Buhari in London as a deceit and another attempt by the All Progressives Congress (APC) government to deceive Nigerians on the state of health of the President. Fayose said what Nigerians desired now is a live video of President Buhari ... Read More »

Confirmed:Don Moen not dead!

Celebrated Gospel singer, Don Moen is not dead-and this is the truth. Many sources contacted by The light News who have direct access to the artiste revealed that the story is total false news.He is alive hale and hearty.   Frank Edward, a gospel singer and an ally of Don Moen said on twitter that people should disregard the fake ... Read More »

Buhari recuperating, will be back shortly-Osinbajo

Following his short visit to London to meet Preesident Muhammadu Buhari, Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has revealed that contrary to rumours making the rounds the President is recuperating and will be back to Nigeria very soon. Speaking a Press Conference this morning, he stated that President Buhari was “recuperating fast” and will return home “very soon”. Prof. Osinbajo had ... Read More »